May 7, 2021

Now is the hour in our fight against climate change

In November this year, COP 26 is due to be staged in Glasgow, having been postponed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To mark Earth Hour 2021, we take a look at what this year's COP 26 seeks to achieve and why the pace of change needs to be stepped up.
May 7, 2021

Accountants unite on issue of climate change

Today, accountants from across the globe spoke with a united voice by issuing a call to action to the profession to tackle the issue of climate change as a matter of urgency.
May 7, 2021

Four ways Chartered Accountants can boost mental wellbeing in the workplace

In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Week, CAW had a virtual sit down with Mental Fitness champion Jonny Jacobs. Often, mental health is not a subject that finance professionals talk about, but it is now time for this to change. In this article Jonny details the steps you can take to shine a spotlight on this topic in your business, whilst also outlining steps which you can take to help both yours and others’ mental wellbeing. 
April 29, 2021

Finance for the Future awards: entries now open

The window is now open for entries to ICAEW’s Finance for the Future awards, which recognise financial leadership in building sustainable economies.
April 28, 2021

Why are accountants and auditors so hesitant to embrace new technologies?

We explore some of the reasons for the lack of adoption of emerging technologies in the assurance space.
April 27, 2021

Gain an hour a day and take back your life

Seneca said: “People are frugal in guarding their personal property; but as soon as comes to squandering time, they are true most wasteful of the one thing in which it is right to be stingy.”
April 27, 2021

Habits to boost your productivity

As unbelievable as it may be, we are well into 2021 and it doesn’t seem like life is going to slow down any time soon. But what if your new year’s goal was to try to reduce your stress this year, asks Helene Vermaak, business director at corporate cultural experts The Human Edge 
April 27, 2021

5 key areas to test when building an effective external audit plan

Auditors today are working in an exceptionally complex and ever-evolving industry. In an environment where there is pressure to add more value with fewer people and less time, auditors are challenged to discover more risks, audit more areas, more frequently, and uncover fraud for their clients.
April 27, 2021

Chartered accountancy as a global network enabler

Biotech knows no geographic bounds – the pandemic has made that clear. But how does chartered accountancy contribute to the global growth of the biotech sector?
April 15, 2021
The Business Case for doing good - part of the 'Building Resilience' series of webinars from FinBiz2030

#FinBiz 2030 ‘Building Resilience’ online series: The Business Case for Doing Good

Over 1,500 people from 96 countries joined first #FinBiz 2030 online series of 2021 to learn more about the business case for the sustainable development agenda. The webinar was an opportunity to hear from leaders who have innovated responsible business solutions, and contributed to a changing culture around positive impact.